Demand for Australian fruit, especially mandarins, continues to increase in Thailand, on the back of targeted trade promotional campaigns like the annual ‘Australia Now! In Season’ initiative. ‘Australia...

Australian citrus growers sign export MOU with China Australian citrus growers’ industry group Citrus Australia has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Chinese Agricultural Wholesale...

SodaStream has launched a citrus range Home soda-making company SodaStream has launched a citrus flavoured range, called Orchard Fresh, in Australia. The range features three flavours: Orchard Fresh Lemonade,...

Victorian-based yoghurt manufacturer Jalna has released a new yoghurt flavour and snack-sized citrus flavoured yoghurt. Jalna’s new Greek Sweet and Creamy Yoghurt is based on Jalna’s Natural Greek...

Author of one of Australia’s best-selling cookbooks, 4 Ingredients, Kim McCosker, has unveiled a range of Australian mandarin recipes to celebrate the start of the Australian mandarin season. The recipes,...

The Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicine Authority (APVMA) has made exceptions for some Western Australian fruit and vegetable growers to use a pesticide banned in the rest of Australia. Australian...

Despite the 2011 floods, in which 130 million litres of water swamped orchards, Riverina blood orange growers are seeing record crops this year. Grower, Mr Vito Mancini of Redbelly Citrus, said, “The...

Citrus Australia is testing a new system of quarantine inspection as the Federal Government moves the industry to ‘user pays’ for Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service (AQIS). Under the trial,...

Japan is spearheading a renewed focus on Asia for the Australian citrus industry, which is bidding to develop high-value alternatives to the deteriorating US export deal While Australian orange exports...

Peak horticulture body Growcom today welcomed the announcement of a state-federal grant of up to $25 000 for small business and agricultural producers for clean-up and recovery in flood affected areas...